JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri- Sheriff David Millsap says  Jake Allen  graduated from the Missouri Sheriff’s Academy tonight. Jake will begin his law enforcement career as a Laclede County Deputy Sheriff, Millsap explained.  Allen graduated as a member of Class 237.


Jake’s great-great great grandfather Sam Allen was the Laclede County Sheriff  in the 1930s and his grandfather, Sam Allen is currently the Assistant Director of Support Service at Sheriff’s Office and former Laclede County Reserve Deputy

“I was honored to pin his grandfather’s badge on him tonight.” Millsap said.